Papers 2020
IEPN is proud to present an input paper that was submitted at the Zoom Confrence:

"Narratives On Annexation Scenarios", Spetember 16th, 2020

Narratives On Annexation Scenarios, Dr. Jan Busse and Dr. Ruth Hanau Santini

-

IEPN is proud to present an Input Paper that was submitted at the Zoom Conference:

“The Domestic and International Economic Implications of a Possible Israeli Annexation in the West Bank", July 27, 2020.

The Domestic and International Economic Implications of a Possible Israeli Annexation in the West Bank, Dr. Roby Nathanson, Yanai Weiss




Papers 2019
IEPN is proud to present the three Input Papers that were submitted at the Conference:

“Climate Change and its Implications on the Euro-East Mediterranean Region", Herzliya, September 24, 2019.

Promoting regional cooperation to foester green growth in the Southern and Eastern Mediterranean,Roger Albinyana, European Institute of the Mediterranean and University of Barcelona

From Risks to Opportunities - Climate Security and Water in the MENA region, Tobias von Lossow, Research Fellow at Clingendael's Sustainability Research Unit

-

“Major Earthquakes? Tectonic Shifts in the EU and Israel after the elections: Implications for Europe and the Middle East”, Brussles, July 11, 2019.

Business as Usual? The V4 and the Art of the (Dis)agreement,Martin Michelot, Deputy Director of the Europeum Institute for European Policy and Associate researcher at the Jacques Delors Institute

EU-Israel - A Tale of Three Elections- An Opportunity for Reflection,Arad Nir, Foreign Affairs Editor, the News Israel, TV-12

European Parliament and Israeli Elections - What Impactand Effect on EU-Israeli Relations? Maya Sion-Tzidkiyahu, European Forum at the Hebrew University, Co-President of the Israeli Association for the Study of European Intergration


Papers 2018
IEPN is proud to present the three Input Papers that were submitted at the Conference:

“The Iran Deal Revisited - Consequences of the US Withdrawal on EU-Israel Relations”, Herzliya, November 8, 2018.

"EU-Israel relations in the Trump era", Eran Etzion, former Deputy National Security Advisor

"The Iran Nuclear Deal and the US-Iran Standoff", Dr. Joost Hiltermann

"The Impact of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on the Relations between Europe and Israel", Dr. Oded Eran

-

"Challenges to/from the International (Legal) Order: Israeli and European Perspectives", in Berlin, May 23-24, 2018.

"The Role of International Law and International Institutions in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict - An Israeli Perspective", Pnina Sharvit Baruch

"EU Differentiation: Past, Present and Future", Hugh Lovatt

"Israel on its Way to a Majoritarian System? The Current Government's Fight against principles of Liberal Democracy, the "Constitutional Revolution" and the Supreme Court", Peter Lintl



Papers 2017
IEPN is proud to present the three Input Papers that were submitted at the Conference:

"Right-Wing Populism in Europe and Israel: Common Challenges and Policy Options", in Barcelona, October 15-16, 2017.

"How does Spain escape the Rightist populist wave?", Carmen Gonzalez-Enriquez

"Peak Populism - How the populists can be beaten?", Caroline de Gruyter

"Bankers, Suicide Bombers and the 'Real People' - A comparative Analysis of Israeli and European Right-wing Populism", Yonatan Levi

-

IEPN presents the Summary Paper of the Annual IEPN Meeting held in Herzliya "After 50 Years - No Future for Two Peoples? What must be done to Build Peace?" on June 28-29, 2017.

The annual meeting focused on the obstacles for Peace 50 years after the Six-Day War (1967) and the role of the EU and the international community in removing these obstacles and preserving the prospects for Peace.

"After 50 Years - No Future for Two Peoples? What must be done to Build Peace?"

"After 50 Years - No Future for Two Peoples? What must be done to Build Peace?" - Hebrew Version

October 2017


Papers 2016
IEPN presents the Summary Paper of the Annual IEPN Meeting held in Herzliya "Russia in the Middle East: EU and Israeli perspectives", on September 26-27, 2016.

The Paper attempts to present the Israeli and European Perspectives and to analyze Russia’s role and influence in the Middle East.

"Russia in the Middle East: EU & Israeli Perspectives"

"Russia in the Middle East: EU & Israeli Perspectives" - Hebrew Version

September 2016.

-

IEPN presents the Summary Paper of the Annual IEPN Meeting held in Budapest Conference on the topic: "Opportunities and Challenges of Migration for Europe and Israel", March 16-17, 2016, which focused on the issue of migration:

“On the move Opportunities and Challenges of Migration for Europe and Israel”

“On the move Opportunities and Challenges of Migration for Europe and Israel” - Hebrew Version


IEPN is proud to present the three Input Papers that were submitted at the Conference:

"Israel and the EU: risks of the new migration" by Roderick Parkes

"They are here already, what do we do now" by Dr. Dvora Blum

"Differing perceptions of migration" by Andrew MacDowall


Tel Aviv, May 2016.


Papers 2015
"A Changing Middle East – The Impact of the E3/EU+3-Iran Deal on EU-Israel Relations" - Minutes and Conclusions of the IEPN Meeting: “A Changing Middle East – the Impact of the E3/EU+3-Iran Deal on EU-Israel Relations”, held in Herzliya, October 8, 2015.

A Hebrew version of the Paper is available, click here to download the Hebrew version!


Tel Aviv, December 2015.


"A new geopolitical and economic outlook for the EU? How closer relations with Iran might affect the bilateral relations between the EU and Israel", by Dr. Walter Posch, National Defence Academy, Vienna

"Sanctions: South Africa, Iran, Israel", by Dr. Alon Liel

"The E.U-Israel Relations in light of the Iran Nuclear Deal", by Dr. Oded Eran The Institute for National Security Studies, Tel Aviv

The three Papers were submitted at the Conference on the topic: "A Changing Middle East - the Impact of the E3/E+3-Iran Deal on EU-Israel Relations", held in Herzliya, October 8, 2015.

Tel Aviv, October 2015.

-

“A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall?” State and Perspectives of EU-Israeli Relations" - Minutes and Conclusions of the IEPN Meeting: “A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall? State and Perspectives of EU-Israeli Relations”, held in Brussels, June 16 – 17, 2015.

A Hebrew version of the Paper is available, click here to download the Hebrew version!

"Israel and Europe: Flashpoints on the Horizon" by Joel Peters, School of Public and International Affairs, Virginia Tech

"Tensions on the rise: Israel’s right-wing government and the EU" by Muriel Asseburg, SWP Berlin - German Institute for International and Security Affairs.

"Recognition politics, regional approach and strategic review: three challenges to EU-Israel relations" by Eduard Soler y Lecha, Research Coordinator, CIDOB.

The three Papers were submitted at the Conference on the topic: "A Hard Rain’s A-Gonna Fall?” – State and Perspectives of EU-Israeli Relations, held in Brussels, June 16 - 17, 2015.


The Meeting was held in cooperation with the Egmont Royal Institute for International Relations.

Tel Aviv, June 2015.



Papers 2014
"The Future of Youth in Europe and Israel: Social Exclusion and the Quality of Democracy"

Paper summarizing the Conference on the topic: The Future of Youth in Europe and Israel - Social Exclusion and the Quality of Democracy, held in Warsaw, July 2-3, 2014.

The Meeting was held in cooperation with the Center for International Relations, Warsaw.

Editors: Prof. Stephan Stetter, Dr. Roby Nathanson, Itamar Gazala and Bastian Sendhardt

Hebrew Version of the Paper:

"עתיד הצעירים באירופה ובישראל: הדרה חברתית ואיכות הדמוקרטיה"

Tel Aviv, November 2014.

-

"Corporate Social Responsibility in EU and in Israel: Corporate Cultures regarding Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and their Impact on Conflict Solutions"

Paper summarizing the Conference on the topic: Corporate Social Responsibility in the EU and in Israel: Corporate Cultures regarding Humanitarian Law and Human Rights and their Impact on Conflict Solutions, Herzliya, April 10, 2014.

Editors: Dr. Roby Nathanson, Itamar Gazala

Hebrew Version of the Paper:

"אחריות חברתית תאגידית באיחוד האירופי ובישראל: תרבויות ארגוניות בנוגע למשפט הומניטארי וזכויות אדם והשפעתן על פתרונות סכסוך"

Tel Aviv, June 2014.


Papers 2013
"EU-Israeli Relations: Between a Freeze and an update; An Evaluation of Rules of Origin Disputes, Labeling and the Commission Guidelines"

Paper summarizing the Conference on the topic: "EU-Israeli Relations between a Freeze and an update: Israel's Territorial Scope, Rules of Origin and the wider Debate on EU-Israel Relations" organized in cooperation with the Istituto Affari Internazionali, Rome, October 23-24, 2013.

Editors: Dr. Roby Nathanson, Hadar Weisman, Amit Loewenthal.

Tel Aviv, December 2013.

-


"Natural Gas in the Eastern Mediterranean: Economic Impacts and Strategic Implications"

Paper summarizing the Conference on the topic: Natural Gas in the Eastern Mediterranean: Economic Impacts and Strategic Implications? organized in cooperation with the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), June 5-6, 2013.

Editors: Dr. Roby Nathanson, Hadar Weisman, Amit Loewenthal.

Tel Aviv, November 2013.


Papers 2012
"Natural Gas in the Eastern Mediterranean: Casus Belli or Chance for Regional Cooperation?"

Paper summarizing the Conference on the topic: Natural Gas in the Eastern Mediterranean: Casus Belli or Chance for Regional Cooperation? organized in cooperation with the Institute for National Security Studies (INSS), July 5, 2012.

Editors: Dr. Roby Nathanson, Ro'ee Levy

Tel Aviv, November 2012.


Papers 2011
"Turkish-Israeli Relations in Crisis: How to Cut the Gordian Knot?", by Prof. Gencer Özcan, Professor at İstanbul Bilgi University, Istanbul, Turkey, April 2011.

"Economic Overview of Turkey", Dr. Roby Nathanson, General Director, the Macro Center for Political Economics and Gilad Brand, the Macro Center for Political Economics, April 2011.

"Europe confronting the degradation of Turkish-Israeli relations: Is there room for arbitration?", Dorothée SCHMID, Institut Français des Relations Internationales (Ifri), May 2011.

"Turkey as a Regional Player", Dr. Alon Liel, Chairman Global Code LTD, Israel. Alon Liel was the Director General of Israel’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2000-2001) and has served as Israel’s Chargé D’affaires in Turkey during the 1980’s, April 2011.

"The Palestinian Perspective of the United Nations`Recognition of the Palestinian State", Dr. Rami Nasrallah, the International Peace and Cooperation Center, Jerusalem, November 2011.

"Europe and the Palestinian Appeal for UN Membership", Dr. Oded Eran, Tel Aviv University, November 2011.


Papers 2009
"1957-2009: Israeli-European Cooperation - Stocktaking"

The Paper consists of three contributions written by European and Israeli researchers. The first part is a General Overview of Israeli-European Cooperation (Nathanson, Lehrer, Munin). Two other chapters were added reflecting the state of EU-Israeli relations from an European Perspective (The state of EU-Israel Relations: An appraisal from a European Perspective, Dr. Costanza Musu) and from an Israeli perspective (The current state of EU-Israel bilateral relations: Is the glass half-empty or half-full?, Prof. Alfred Tovias).

"1957-2009: Israeli-European Cooperation - Stocktaking" - Pdf Version.

-

Papers presented during the IEPN Meeting at the Circle Europe Meeting, Herzliya, October 22, 2009:

"Immigrants from Turkey and the Israel-Palestine Conflict", Prof. Dietrich Thränhardt, University of Münster, Germany.

"EU-Israeli Relations and the Status of the Arab Minority", Dr. Amal Jamal, Tel Aviv University.

"Israel Point of View regarding minorities - A constitutional perspective", Prof. Zeev Segal, Associate Professor of Law, School of Government and Policy, Public Policy Department, Faculty of Social Sciences, Tel Aviv University.

-



Papers presented during the IEPN Meeting at the Presseclub Munich, July 7, 2009:

"Historical, political and economic impact of Jewish settlements in the Occupied territories", Col. (ret.)Shaul Arieli, Roby Nathanson, Ziv Rubin, Hagar Tzameret-Kertcher, July 2009.

This paper tries to define the historical path in which the settlements were created and constructed. In addition there is an analysis of the total value of the buildings and infrastructure constructed in the settlements, their budgets and demographic characteristics.

Roby Nathansonis Head of Macro Center, Tel Aviv and Israeli Coordinator of IEPN, Ziv Rubin is Senior Research Assistant, Macro Center, Hagar Tzameret-Kertcher is Director of Research at Macro Center.

"The Settlements from a European Perspective", Esra Bulut, June 2009.

Esra Bulut is Research Fellow, Head Middle East Desk, at the EU Institute for Security Studies, Paris.

-


Papers presented during the IEPN Meeting in Berlin, April 2009:

"New Challenges for EU-Israel Relations after the Gaza War", Dr. Claire Spencer.

The paper discusses the EU - Israeli relations after the Gaza War, from the European perspective.

Dr. Claire Spencer is the head of the Middle East and North Africa Program at Chatham House: The Royal Institute of International Affairs, London.

"The Impact of Operation Cast Lead on Israel-EU Relations", Dr. Oded Eran.

The paper discusses the EU - Israeli relations after the Gaza War, from the Israeli perspective.

Dr.Oded Eran is the former Ambassador of Israel to the EU and currently director of the Institute of National Security studies at Tel Aviv University, Israel.




Papers 2008
Papers presented during the IEPN Circle meeting in Tel Aviv, September 23, 2008:

"European Security and Defense Policy and Israel "- Eva Gross, Senior Research Fellow for European Foreign and Security Policy at the Institute for European Studies, Vrije Universiteit, Brussel.

"Energy Security and Prospects for EU-Israel Cooperation" - Gonzalo Escribano, Professor of Applied Economics and Economic Policy at the Spanish Open University (UNED), Madrid.

"Israel-EU Cooperation on Counter Terrorism" - Limor Nobel, PhD Research Student, Department of Political Sciences at Bar Ilan University, Israel.

"Green Collar Jobs: The Alternative Energy Industry and Labor Markets" - Noam Segal, PhD Student at Tel Aviv University, Israel.

• "The Barcelona Process: union for the Mediterranean - Impact for Euro-Mediterranean and EU-Israeli Relations" - Stephan Stetter (Presentation), Professor of International Politics and Conflict Studies at the Universität der Bundeswehr, Munich and European Coordinator of the IEPN.

-


Digital Version of IEPN - Publication:

"Renewing the Middle East: Climate changes in security and energy and the new challenges for EU-Israel relations",

Edited by Roby Nathanson and Stephan Stetter, Tel Aviv-Brussels, November 2008.


Papers 2007
Digital Version of IEPN - Publication:

"Middle East under Fire? EU Israel Relations in a Region between War and Conflict Resolution"

Edited by Roby Nathanson, Stephan Stetter, Editors. Tel Aviv-Berlin, May 2007.


Papers 2006
Digital Version of IEPN - Publication:

"The Monitor of the EU-Israel Action Plan"

Edited by Roby Nathanson, Stephan Stetter, Editors. Tel Aviv-Vienna, June 2006. .